Cuts Consensus: Labour Joins With UKIP to Back Tory Council in Portsmouth

Any allusions in the anti-establishment credentials of Portsmouth’s new UKIP Councillors were swiftly dashed after they joined forces with New Labour and the Conservatives to support the newly installed Tory minority council. Last month’s election results left the...

Pompey TUSC Break the Cuts Consensus at Leaders’ Debate

Cuts to education, zero hour contracts and the loss of over 900 dockyard jobs; these were just three of the issues about which local leaders from the big three parties showed themselves to be in complete consensus during a debate organised by The News. Representing...

TUSC Portsmouth Launch Election Broadcast

TUSC anti-cuts campaigners contesting this month’s local election have launched an election video. (HD) http://youtu.be/qBAFjyt7j6M (Standard) http://youtu.be/G_Xi9j3Pr5Y   14 anti-cuts candidates are standing every ward in Portsmouth under the banner of the...

Campaign to End Zero Hours Contracts: For Union Rights and A Living Wage!

As students return to university this week they will not only be facing higher fees and cuts to courses, but those forced to seek part-time work will face ruthless employers exploiting them with Zero Hours contracts. Five years into the greatest economic crises since...